Basic Freight Forwarding Operations

30-08-2020 - 03-09-2020 3300 Abu Dhabi


Course Introduction:


This type of programme will provide more insight to the Shipping and Logistics process improvement and knowledge of the environment of managing suppliers and undertake effective sourcing.


Course Objectives:


To guide the participants to relevant areas of Logistics and Shipping where they can add value to their individual role.


Who Should Attend?


Participants interested for career with Shipping and Transport involved in Supply Chain Management, for any member in the logistics / supply chain team who could gain subject knowledge required to perform better in work place. Role of Shipping clerks, Expeditors, Freight specialists, Transport supervisors, Logistics co-coordinators, dispatch assistants and supervisors.


Course Outline:


  • Introduction to Freight Forwarding 

  • Consolidations and Break bulk

  • Shipping operations

  • Role of Freight forwarder for all modes of transport

  • Value added role of Freight forwarder to Logistics

  • Understanding the role of Freight forwarding

  • Shipment advisory functions




Course Methodology:


A variety of methodologies will be used during the course that includes:

  • (30%) Based on Case Studies
  • (30%) Techniques 
  • (30%) Role Play
  • (10%) Concepts
  • Pre-test and Post-test
  • Variety of Learning Methods
  • Lectures
  • Case Studies and Self Questionaires
  • Group Work
  • Discussion
  • Presentation



Course Fees:


This rate includes participant’s manual, Hand-Outs, buffet lunch, coffee/tea on arrival, morning & afternoon of each day.



Course Timings:


Daily Course Timings:

    08:00 - 08:20       Morning Coffee / Tea

    08:20 - 10:00       First Session

    10:00 - 10:20       Coffee / Tea / Snacks

    10:20 - 12:20       Second Session

    12:20 - 13:30       Lunch Break & Prayer Break

    13:30 - 15:00       Last Session

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